Robert Half Staff Accountant in Salt Lake City, Utah
Robert Half is looking for a staff accountant for a short-term opportunity with a fast-growing mid-sized company. The staff accountant will prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance and general ledger reconciliation. You will report to the accounting manager, and you will be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. You will assist in developing and implementing accounting policies. In addition, you will participate in SOX compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules for the 10Q and 10K reporting processes. This position is very involved as it will produce financial statements, cash flow projections, and budgets. This company offers a challenging and multi-faceted opportunity where effort is rewarded.
Review financial statements, expenses and previous tax returns to identify the best strategy for organizing and monitoring
Present quarterly and yearly financial reports to management
Perform general bookkeeping and organize financial forms, documents and receipts
Ensure all financial transactions within the company are accounted for and follow legal standards
Analyze annual budget recording transactions in need of follow-up documentation
Create personal and business invoices and request payment for services rendered
Gather appropriate materials regarding yearly tax tables, instructions and forms to accurately calculate taxes for clients
Work closely with clients and businesses to obtain personal information regarding potential deductions, educational grants or allowances
Professional experience working with confidential and sensitive information
Knowledge of state and federal tax form processes and how to accurately properly prepare forms for each
Ability to prioritize daily tasks and meet timely obligations with many clients
Knowledge of accounting processes and advanced mathematical skills
Experience consulting tax handbooks or other printed materials to determine the proper procedure for preparing challenging returns
Skilled using various accounting software and experience in troubleshooting common accounting program problems
Personal integrity when working with personal and sensitive financial information
Professional experience in financial forecasting and risk analysis
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